FRITZ WLAN 7360 v2 Router Manual (Setup & Configuration)

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Installation,
Configuration
and Operation
FRITZ!Box
7360
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Table of Contents
Symbols and Highlighting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
1
Getting to Know FRITZ!Box . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
1.1
FRITZ!Box at a Glance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
8
1.2
Ports and Interfaces. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
10
1.3
Buttons. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
12
1.4
LEDs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
12
2
Before You Connect the FRITZ!Box . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
2.1
Contents of the FRITZ!Box Package. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
14
2.2
Requirements for Operation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
14
2.3
Security and Handling . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
15
3
Connecting FRITZ!Box . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
3.1
Connecting to Electrical Power . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
17
3.2
Connecting to the Internet. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
17
3.3
Connecting to the Fixed-line Telephone Network . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
21
4
Connecting the Computer to the FRITZ!Box . . . . . . . . . . 23
4.1
Connecting Computers to the LAN Port . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
23
4.2
Connecting Computers Wirelessly via WLAN . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
25
5
The FRITZ!Box User Interface . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31
5.1
Opening the User Interface . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
31
5.2
Protecting the User Interface with a Password. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
32
5.3
Saving the FRITZ!Box Settings. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
33
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6
Configuring an Internet Connection in FRITZ!Box . . . . . 34
6.1
Configuring an Internet Connection for DSL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
34
6.2
Changing the Annex Setting of the FRITZ!Box . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
35
6.3
Configuring the Internet Connection for Cable. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
36
6.4
Configuring the Internet Connection for the
Mobile Telephone Network
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36
6.5
Surfing the Net . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
37
7
Connecting Telephones and Terminal Devices to the
FRITZ!Box . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38
7.1
Connecting an Analog Telephone or Another Analog Device . . . . .
38
7.2
Registering Cordless (DECT) Telephones . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
38
7.3
Registering Smartphones with FRITZ!App Fon . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
40
7.4
Connecting an IP Telephone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
41
8
Setting Up the FRITZ!Box for Telephone Calls . . . . . . . . 43
8.1
Entering Internet Telephone Numbers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
43
8.2
Entering Fixed-line Telephone Numbers. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
44
8.3
Configuring Connected Telephones and Terminal Devices . . . . . . .
45
8.4
Making Telephone Calls . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
46
9
Firmware Update: Updating the FRITZ!Box Software . . 47
10
FRITZ!Box as an Internet Router . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48
10.1
Child Protection: Restricting Internet Access. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
48
10.2
Port Forwarding: Making Computers Accessible from the Internet.
49
10.3
Dynamic DNS: Name Instead of IP Address . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
50
10.4
Remote Access over HTTPS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
51
10.5
Prioritization: Right of Way for Internet Access . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
51
10.6
VPN: Remote Access to the Home Network . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
54
10.7
DNSSEC: Security for DNS Queries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
55
10.8
IPv6: The New Internet Protocol . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
56
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FRITZ!Box as a WLAN Base Station. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59
11.1
Security. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
59
11.2
Guest Access: WLAN Connection for Guests . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
61
11.3
Setting Up Night Service for WLAN . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
62
11.4
Increasing the Range of the WLAN Connection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
63
11.5
WLAN Standards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
66
11.6
Frequency Ranges . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
69
12
FRITZ!Box as a Telephone System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71
12.1
Using the Telephone Book and Call List . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
71
12.2
Setting Up the FRITZ!Box Answering Machine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
72
12.3
Setting Up FRITZ!Box Fax Reception . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
75
12.4
Setting Up Call Diversion. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
76
12.5
Saving Costs with Dialing Rules . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
77
12.6
Blocking Telephone Numbers and Callers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
77
12.7
Setting Up Do Not Disturb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
78
12.8
Enabling the Baby Monitor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
79
12.9
Setting Up the Alarm . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
81
12.10
Making Telephone Calls with Convenience Functions. . . . . . . . . . .
81
13
FRITZ!Box as a DECT Base Station . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 91
13.1
Paging Cordless Telephones . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
91
13.2
Deregistering a Cordless Telephone from the FRITZ!Box . . . . . . . . .
91
13.3
Enabling DECT Eco . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
92
14
The FRITZ!Box Home Network. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 93
15
Network Devices in the FRITZ!Box Home Network . . . . 95
15.1
Network Settings in the FRITZ!Box . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
95
15.2
Obtaining an IP Address Automatically . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
101
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16
USB Devices in the FRITZ!Box Home Network . . . . . . . 106
16.1
Power Supply for USB Devices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
106
16.2
USB Devices on the FRITZ!Box. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
106
16.3
Using USB Devices Safely . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
107
16.4
Configuring Password Protection and Access Rights. . . . . . . . . . .
107
16.5
Accessing USB Memory. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
108
16.6
Sharing a USB Printer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
109
17
Saving Energy with FRITZ!Box. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 115
17.1
Saving Energy with the WLAN Radio Network . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
115
17.2
Enabling Energy-saving Mode for USB Hard Drives . . . . . . . . . . . .
115
17.3
Saving Energy at the LAN Ports. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
116
18
Help in Case of Errors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 117
18.1
Cannot Establish a DSL Connection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
117
18.2
The User Interface Does Not Open . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
118
18.3
Cannot Establish a WLAN Connection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
124
19
Configuring FRITZ!Box on the Telephone. . . . . . . . . . . 129
19.1
Restoring Factory Settings. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
129
19.2
Switching WLAN On and Off . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
129
19.3
Turning Do Not Disturb On/Off . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
130
19.4
Switching the Alarm On and Off . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
131
19.5
Setting Up Call Diversion. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
132
19.6
Disabling Automatic Outside Dialing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
136
20
Taking FRITZ!Box out of Operation. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 137
20.1
FRITZ!Box Restoring the Factory Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
137
20.2
Uninstalling Software . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
138
21
Technical Specifications. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 139
21.1
Ports and Interfaces. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
139
21.2
Router Functions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
139
21.3
User Interface and Display . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
140
21.4
Physical Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
140
21.5
Cable. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
140